Romeo and Juliet
7:30 PM, Verizon Hall
Yannick Nézet-Séguin - Conductor
Brian Sanders' - JUNK
Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet
Twentieth-century musical titan meets Elizabethan genius playwright: Prokofiev's three suites from Romeo and Juliet are concert favorites. Here, we present much more of the music that has made Shakespeare's immortal tragedy come alive in performances around the globe. If you've never seen the ballet, you'll be amazed at how Prokofiev's searing score captures all the drama and heartbreak of this immortal story!